Tweets of the Week: Kallis farewell

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Players past and present, including the greatly respected Glenn McGrath and Mahela Jayawardene, paid tribute to the retiring Jacques Kallis on Monday.

<b>Players past and present paid tribute to the retiring Jacques Kallis on Monday…</b>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Congratulations to <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> for an amazing test career. SA 10 wickets win is a salute to his farewell. <a href="https://twitter.com/OfficialCSA">@OfficialCSA</a></p>- Adam Gilchrist (@adam_gilly) <a href="https://twitter.com/adam_gilly/statuses/417662962837753856">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>The king <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> <a href="http://t.co/IyEaoBpHjg">pic.twitter.com/IyEaoBpHjg</a></p>- Graeme Smith (@GraemeSmith49) <a href="https://twitter.com/GraemeSmith49/statuses/417652067994701824">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>How special is this! <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> , it's been an honour playing with u!!! <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23KingKallis&src=hash">#KingKallis</a> <a href="http://t.co/9aJgz40vV4">pic.twitter.com/9aJgz40vV4</a></p>- AB de Villiers (@ABdeVilliers17) <a href="https://twitter.com/ABdeVilliers17/statuses/417651932455788544">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>One "King" to rule them all.

<a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23KingKallis&src=hash">#KingKallis</a></p>- Iain O'Brien (@iainobrien) <a href="https://twitter.com/iainobrien/statuses/417650282739544065">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> Another legend Retired…</p>&mdash; Rahul Sharma (@ImRahulSharma3) <a href="https://twitter.com/ImRahulSharma3/statuses/417658961609760769">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Memories as a young boy, spending hours and hours emulating JK in the mirror, came flooding back today. The reason I played cricket <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23class&src=hash">#class</a></p>- Nick Compton (@thecompdog) <a href="https://twitter.com/thecompdog/statuses/417659103859986432">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>What a playa!!! Great way to retire, 100, win the series, number 1 Test team! Congrats to the… <a href="http://t.co/28O2dGtgT3">http://t.co/28O2dGtgT3</a></p>- Dale Steyn (@DaleSteyn62) <a href="https://twitter.com/DaleSteyn62/statuses/417652721282727936">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Sir Jacques Kallis ! Thank you for the great moments truly a legend hats of to you !</p>- yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) <a href="https://twitter.com/YUVSTRONG12/statuses/417652208797097984">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Congratulations on an amazing career <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a>..been a privilege playing against you.</p>- Ajit Agarkar (@imAagarkar) <a href="https://twitter.com/imAagarkar/statuses/417559532311568384">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/OfficialCSA">@OfficialCSA</a> awesome win my the Proteas and what a send-off for <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23bestcricketerever&src=hash">#bestcricketerever</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23ProteaFIRE&src=hash">#ProteaFIRE</a></p>- Henry Davids (@HenryDavids19) <a href="https://twitter.com/HenryDavids19/statuses/417659503392616449">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Congrats <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> on an amazing career. Loved the challenge of playing against you. 1 of the best all-rounders of all time <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23respect&src=hash">#respect</a></p>- Glenn McGrath (@glennmcgrath11) <a href="https://twitter.com/glennmcgrath11/statuses/417553474620903425">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Farewell to our greatest cricketer ever <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23kingkallis&src=hash">#kingkallis</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23legend&src=hash">#legend</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23sscricket&src=hash">#sscricket</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23SAvsInd&src=hash">#SAvsInd</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/OfficialCSA">@OfficialCSA</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/ChevWarriors">@ChevWarriors</a> <a href="http://t.co/bkf7Xf18e9">pic.twitter.com/bkf7Xf18e9</a></p>- Davy Jacobs (@davyjacobs82) <a href="https://twitter.com/davyjacobs82/statuses/417564906633039873">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>And so, on this day ends one of the greatest test careers… <a href="https://twitter.com/jacqueskallis75">@jacqueskallis75</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23legend&src=hash">#legend</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23kingkallis&src=hash">#kingkallis</a></p>- Alviro Petersen (@AlviroPetersen) <a href="https://twitter.com/AlviroPetersen/statuses/417539880164810752">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Another modern day great bids farewell today. <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23jacqueskallis75&src=hash">#jacqueskallis75</a> was the best all rounder in our generation! Good luck mate!</p>- Mahela Jayawardena (@MahelaJay) <a href="https://twitter.com/MahelaJay/statuses/417531189784621056">December 30, 2013</a></blockquote>
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